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::: acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
::: brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)
::: trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
::: astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
::: ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
::: decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
::: amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
::: sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
::: emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
::: obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable